Vaccine-derived polio: More cases reported in Syria, DRC

The number of┬ácirculating vaccine-derived poliovirus (cVDPV) cases reported in 2017 is now 47 as additional cases have been reported in Syria and┬áthe Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC), according to the Global Polio Eradication Initiative (GPEI). In Syria, six new cases of circulating vaccine-derived poliovirus type 2 (cVDPV2) were officially reported in the past week … Continue reading Vaccine-derived polio: More cases reported in Syria, DRC